A Barnsley construction company has gained a top industry award for its work on an iconic new concrete building at the Glasgow School of Art. more.
Here at the Barnsley Business and Innovation Centre (BBIC) we provide a unique supportive environment for businesses including technology and knowledge based companies located in Barnsley. Our support is tailored to help individuals start or grow their business, whatever their needs.
Working in partnership with Barnsley Council (BMBC) and working in conjunction with Enterprising Barnsley we are delivering pre-start and post-start support to businesses in Barnsley.
SmartStart is a free business development programme which has been designed to support potential entrepreneurs who are thinking about starting a business in Barnsley. The programme offers free support through a portfolio of initiatives including start up open days, business workshops and one to one business consultations at the business surgery.
The GENESIS programme is free to eligible businesses and aims to accelerate the development and growth of innovative technology and knowledge based companies in Barnsley. After consideration we can offer early stage business intensive support to participants for up to 12 months.
Helping your business ideas grow
Are you thinking of starting your own business in Barnsley but don’t know how to begin or where to go for advice? The SmartStart programme will help you on your way to deciding if starting a business is really for you.
Are you looking for support to help you grow your business in Barnsley? The GENESIS programme aims to accelerate the development and growth of businesses in Barnsley.
A range of shared business accommodation for start up and early stage businesses is available at BBIC. Serviced office space is ideal for established businesses needing affordable space with room to grow.
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First taste of success for two new Barnsley based companies who have recently graduated from the Barnsley Start Up Programmes - Smartstart and GENESIS
Two new Barnsley companies Elite Logistics and Illuminate Training Services both starting out at the BBIC, have recently had their first taste of business success by pitching for and winning key contracts more.